Members Only Birds! Birds! Birds! Walks

The Secret Life of Prospect Park Learn about the secret history and bird life of Prospect Park with expert naturalist Gabriel Willow. Look for a green herons, rogue guineafowl, and impress your friends after you take home gems of the Park’s near-forgotten stories. Binoculars provided, suitable for all skill-levels.  Saturday, August 16, 2014: 6 - 8pm $25. Includes year-long membership*

The Secret Life of Prospect Park

Learn about the secret history and bird life of Prospect Park with expert naturalist Gabriel Willow. Look for a green herons, rogue guineafowl, and impress your friends after you take home gems of the Park’s near-forgotten stories. Binoculars provided, suitable for all skill-levels. 

Saturday, August 16, 2014: 6 - 8pm

$25. Includes year-long membership*

Intro to Beginning Birdsmanship

Learn to use a binoculars, identify birds using a field guide, and try your hand in the field with the guidance of  Ornithologist Jon Rowden. Central Park. Binoculars provided.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014: 6 - 7:30pm 

$25. Includes year-long membership*


* Become a yearly member and receive invitations to members-only walks and events, 30% off most trips and classes, and help support conservation work in the five boroughs. More details here

 $25 individual, $50 family

(Family membership includes for 3 people for all Birds! Birds! Birds! walks and for one person and 30% off 2 other people's trips and classes for other events)


Public Trips and Classes (Members receive 30% off) 

Twilight Walk in Central Park with Paul Keim Discover Central Park's creatures of the night: bats, lightning bugs, and night-herons. Tuesday August 12, 2014: 7:45 - 9:15pm $32. $22 for members.

Twilight Walk in Central Park with Paul Keim

Discover Central Park's creatures of the night: bats, lightning bugs, and night-herons.

Tuesday August 12, 2014: 7:45 - 9:15pm

$32. $22 for members.

Cold Spring Canoeing Explore a 271-acre tidal marsh on the Hudson in Cold Spring, NY.  Learn about the natural history of the Hudson Valley as you canoe through tall marsh grasses. Possible bird sightings include Virginia rails, spotted sandpipers, and bald eagles.  Sunday, September 28, 2014: 9am-5pm $143. $100 members. Includes transportation.

Cold Spring Canoeing

Explore a 271-acre tidal marsh on the Hudson in Cold Spring, NY.  Learn about the natural history of the Hudson Valley as you canoe through tall marsh grasses. Possible bird sightings include Virginia rails, spotted sandpipers, and bald eagles. 

Sunday, September 28, 2014: 9am-5pm

$143. $100 members. Includes transportation.

Explore the Bronx River in a Handbuilt Boat Paddle by egrets, osprey nests, and herons. Led by the experienced rowers at Rocking the Boat. Saturday, September 14, 2014: 11am - 1pm  $35. $24 for members.

Explore the Bronx River in a Handbuilt Boat

Paddle by egrets, osprey nests, and herons. Led by the experienced rowers at Rocking the Boat.

Saturday, September 14, 2014: 11am - 1pm 

$35. $24 for members.

Hawk Watch at Fort Tilden Hike to the hawk watch platform to view falcons, hawks, ospreys and other migrating raptors. As we walk along the beach and dunes, we’ll look for songbirds and shorebirds.    Sunday, October 5, 2014: 10am – 1pm Free.

Hawk Watch at Fort Tilden

Hike to the hawk watch platform to view falcons, hawks, ospreys and other migrating raptors. As we walk along the beach and dunes, we’ll look for songbirds and shorebirds. 

 

Sunday, October 5, 2014: 10am – 1pm

Free.


American Bittern

American Bittern

Cedar Waxwing

Cedar Waxwing

Double Crested Cormorant

Double Crested Cormorant